They know the moon time from the shadow of this stone
from the olden time till now. (Arabic text)
Syrie jiere et cariere
T. R. DUMAS PHOTOGRAPHE
A BEIROUT ET
* 1887 *
Description and Comments
Photographic print mounted on a curved orange colored card mount.
This images are faded and stained.
Often described as, the "mightiest building stone ever
cut," this huge stone is located in a quarry near the ruins of
Baalbek in Syria.
Copyright © 2005 by Theodore
Bernhardt. All rights reserved.